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Shewmaker Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Schoemaker or German Schumacher.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Shewmake, Shomaker, Shumaker, Shoemaker, Shoemake, Haymaker, Shumake

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Shewmaker Family Origin

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Shewmaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Baggage Master

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shewmaker. The most common Shewmaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Shewmaker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shewmaker family was Baggage Master.

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Shewmaker Historical Records

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Shewmaker Life Expectancy

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